The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Development
Rank 163 170 154
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.054% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.064% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £36,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.29% -
Embedded Software Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2934 3112 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.72% 83.32% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 2016 1670
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Scotland region.

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in Scotland

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fife - 4 £36,000 -
Aberdeen +11 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Dundee - 1 - -
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) SCADA
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) XAML

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
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